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The Old Woman and Her Pig, an Old Story in a New Dress

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Cornish Brothers 1900: 1900

Book number: 46459


35 pp., Illustrated with b/w engravings. Spots of foxing. Minor rubbing to edges of boards. 15 cms tall View more info

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The Jolly Jig-Saw Book

By: "Jigpuzbuk"

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, John Leng and Co. Ltd 1938: 1938

Book number: 44606


illustrated in colour, 5 jigsaw puzzle pages, all puzzles complete, tooth of i part of fifth puzzle has lost its colour, some foxing to page edges. View more info

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Molly and Margaret

By: "Pat"

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co 1912: 1912

Book number: 22908


155 pp, 8 b/w illustrations and a colour frontispiece unusual in wrapper some minor wear to dustwrapper View more info

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The Wonderland Annual 1921

By: 'Uncle Dan' (eds)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Fleetway 1921: 1921

Book number: 46526


208 pp., Colour frontis. Illustrated in two tone throughout. Boards slightly darkened and rubbed at edges. Cloth spine faded. Ownership signature and gift dedication on ffep View more info

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The Story of the Babes in the Wood

By: Adams, Frank

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son N.d. [c. 1920]: 1920

Book number: 56184


Unpaginated. Publisher's cloth spine over boards with colour pictorial onlay. Small tear to spine cloth. Slightly shaken. Boards clean. Internally clean. With twelve colour plates and additional b&w illustrations by Frank Adams. View more info

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The Story of Three Little Pigs

By: Adams, Frank (illustrated)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Blackie and Son Limited, no date [1935]: 1935

Book number: 21487


no date [1935] 10 pp and 12 colour plates. Some wandering pen marks on the front decorative endpaper and rear board View more info

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Fairy Tales by Hans Andersen Illustrated By Kay Nielsen

By: ANDERSEN, Hans

Price: £2,800.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton 1924: 1924

Edition: Signed Limited Edition

Book number: 5349


N.d. [1924]. 197 pp. No. 419 of a Limited De Luxe Edition of 500 copies signed by the artist, Kay Nielsen. Publisher's dark blue cloth elaborately decorated in gilt on front board and spine. In original dust wrapper, with repeated desgin from front cover. Dw chipped at head & tail of spine and along edges. Twelve tipped-in colour plates with captioned tissue-guards by Kay Nielsen. Head and tail-pieces, decorative borders and full-page b&w illustrations by Nielsen. No mar... View more info

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: ANDERSEN, Hans

Price: £2,500.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Co. Ltd 1913: 1913

Edition: Limited Edition

Book number: 30657


290 pp. Top edge gilt, others uncut. Limited to 100 copies, of which this is number 12. Signed by W. Heath Robinson. Recently handsomely rebound in a richly gilt-illustrated red morocco at the Chelsea Bindery, with ornamental gilt stamping on front, raised gilt bands on spine, gilt line along edges and dentelling on the endpapers. Wonderful illustrations: 94 in black and white, and 16 in full colour. Gorgeous. View more info

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales : With Illustrations by W. Heath Robinson

By: ANDERSEN, Hans

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Boots the Chemists/ Hodder and Stoughton N.d. [circa 1930]: 1930

Book number: 56496


320 pp. Publisher's original gilt-decorated dark red cloth. Dulling & rubbing to spine ends & joints. Boards slightly marked. Early ink name to front endpaper. Scattered foxing, heavier to prelims. With 16 tipped-in colour plates and numerous b&w illustrations by W. Heath Robinson. View more info

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans and Translated By L. W. Kingsland

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1972: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 46052


vi, 327 pp. Hardback in dw. Illustrations in colour and b&w by Ernest H. Shepard. No names or inscriptions. Clean VG copy. Part of the Oxford Illustrated Classics series View more info

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans and Translated By L. W. Kingsland

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1968: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 56329


vi, 327 pp. Hardback in dw. Illustrations in colour and b&w by Ernest H. Shepard. No names or inscriptions. Clean VG copy with a little damage to the head of the dustjacket. Part of the Oxford Illustrated Classics series View more info

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Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

By: Andersen, Hans and Translated By L. W. Kingsland

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1961: 1968

Edition: First Edition Thus

Book number: 57160


vi, 327 pp. Publisher's cloth in pictorial dust wrapper. Slight fading to boards. Internally clean. No ownership names. Illustrations in colour and b&w by Ernest H. Shepard. A volume in the Oxford Illustrated Classics series. View more info

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Stories from Hans Andersen : With Illustrations by Edmund Dulac

By: Andersen, Hans Christian

Price: £295.00

Publisher: New York and London, Hodder & Stoughton N.d. [1911]: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56364


viii, 250 pp. Publisher's original elaborately gilt-decorated brown cloth. Minor rubbing to extremities. New endpapers. Faint ink date to front free endpaper. Slight foxing to prelims. With 28 full-page tipped-in colour plates by Edmund Dulac. Boards and gilt bright. An attractive copy in VG condition. View more info

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Favourite Rhymes and Riddles : Favourite Rhymes for the Nursery [with] Riddles and Rhymes. The Favourite Nursery Library. Two Volumes in One

By: Anon

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Edinburgh & New York, T. Nelson and Sons 1892 / 1895: 1892

Book number: 53435


Two volumes in one. 128; viii, 127 pp. Publisher's original elaborately black & gilt decorated red cloth. Patterned endpapers. With 146 illustrations. Decorated cloth especially bright and fresh. Internally very clean. A Fine copy. Copac records only: OU & Natl. Trust. View more info

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Things Great and Small, Nature Stories and Pictures for Little Folk

By: Anon

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Glasgow, Dublin, Bombay, Blackie and Son Limited, n.d. circa 1909: 1909

Book number: 35974


unpaginated [27] pp., binding a little loose, boards discoloured, prize giving plate on pastedown, partially obscuring illustration. This edition not listed on the British Library Catalogue or indeed on Copac View more info

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Aladdin. Cut-Out Story Book

By: Anon

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son Ltd. N.d. [c. 1950's]: 1950

Book number: 49880


Unpaginated [(3), (12), (3), pp.] Pictorial paper wrappers. With six stiff leaves of colour cut-outs to construct a pagoda with Aladdin, the Genie and other stand-up characters. 12 pages of story text. Unused. Small ink name to front cover. Not in BL. VG View more info

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Nursery Rhymes

By: Anon

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London and New York, Frederick Warne and Co. [1916]: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 52950


circa 1916 unpaginated, 24 colour plates, some marks to book cloth and foxing to a few pages View more info

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The Adventures of Lottie the Hen

By: Anon

Price: £60.00

Publisher: 1940: 1940

Book number: 38203


[unpaginated] Hand illustrated manuscript in a sketchbook of a children's story detailing the exploits of one 'Lottie The Hen' The illustrations are very proficient and have been executed in pen pencil and watercolours. The work is unfinished, the text continues to a conclusion , but the illustrations do not. Contents loose in binding, but complete. Boards a little rubbed and warped, but the contents are very bright and clean. View more info

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Jolly Days in the Country

By: Anon

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Blackie and Son Limited N.d. [1938]: 1938

Book number: 56342


Unpaginated. Original quarter cloth over boards with colour pictorial onlay. Spotting to spine. Publisher's list to rear board. Prize bookplate to front pastedown. Spotting to endpapers. One page tape repaired. Internally clean. With 48 full-page colour illustrations and 48 pages of stories & illustrations in black & white. Copac lists just 3 copies: BL; NLS; Ox. View more info

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Highroads of History : Books I - IX. The Royal School Series. In nine volumes

By: Anon

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons 1915 - 1918: 1915

Book number: 57072


Nine volumes. Publisher's dark green cloth with black decoration & lettering to front boards & spines. Boards clean. Early ink inscription to some volumes. All internally clean. Colour and b&w illustrations. View more info